Outlets Archives: New York Times

September 26, 2014

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About Our Networks – CIO Insight publishes an interview with André Mendes on his transition from CIO to Director of Global Operations at the BBG. – FCW reports on the BBG’s transition to an open office space. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Time, Bloomberg, Al Jazeera cite Read more »

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September 23, 2014

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About Our Networks – RFE/RL’s Ukrainian Service marks 60th anniversary. – Broadband TV News reports that RFE/RL will soon offer the news via a smart TV application. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times cites RFA on the self-immolation of 22-year old Tibetan, and the communications clampdown in China Read more »

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September 18, 2014

About Our Networks – United States Advisory Commission on Public Diplomacy issues report on measuring the impact of international broadcasting. Citations of BBG Networks – New York Times quotes a VOA interview with actress Maria Conchita Alonso, whose citizenship Venezuela is trying to revoke. – New York Read more »

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August 25, 2014

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About Our Networks – “I was listening to Voice of America at 2 a.m., and I heard that Elvis died.” – New York Times mentions RFE/RL past broadcasts in story on tensions with Russians in Latvia. – RFE/RL Turkmen Service mentioned in Financial Times piece about Turkmenistan’s authoritarianism. – VOA holds Read more »

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August 22, 2014

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About Our Networks – Poynter notes that Zaid Benjamin of Radio Sawa briefly got his account suspended after tweeting about the video of James Foley’s death. Citations of BBG Networks – Now that Moscow is shutting down McDonalds, CBS cites VOA piece on the 14 years of negotiations that Read more »

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August 21, 2014

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About Our Networks – Broadcasting & Cable reports that the BBG condemns the killing of James Foley. – International Business Times includes Alhurra’s Bashar Fahmi in list of reporters who remain missing in Syria. – How should Twitter handle graphic images? GigaOM, Politico, France 24, USA Today, International Business Times note that Radio Sawa Read more »

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August 14, 2014

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About Our Networks – RT reports on the meeting of the Broadcasting Board of Governors, and the Russian-language media environment. Also covered by ITAR-TASS and many other Russian-language media outlets. The full video of the meeting is available here. – Human Rights Watch notes that international broadcasters are “unable or Read more »

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August 13, 2014

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About Our Networks – Ekathimerini reports on the closure of VOA’s Greek Service. – Q: How did you get involved in political activism? A: It all goes back to my mother listening to Radio Free Europe all the time. – RFE/RL Iraq’s Petr Kubalek featured on Czech TV at Read more »

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August 7, 2014

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About Our Networks – Michael McFaul suggests that Voice of America should be given more resources to counter Russian propaganda. – Freelance journalist in South Sudan - whose coverage included reports on state security issues for VOA – is in hiding. Citations of BBG Networks – Time cites RFA Read more »

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July 31, 2014

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About Our Networks – Fox News opinion urges expanding RFE/RL “outreach and intensity.” – Newsmax discusses possible U.S. international media reform. – “That’s what we did through all kinds of media, you know, the Voice of America is the most obvious example, but also the constant outreach that Read more »

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